Tag: Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit
Six leaders debated possible devolution of some powers to nation's violence-hit south.
Undian menyaksikan kesemua 250 senator yang dilantik, kebanyakannya anggota tentera dan polis. mengundi Prayuth sebagai perdana menteri.
Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit is suspended as MP ahead of Thailand's legislature opening while also facing a case on alleged illegal share holding in a media company.
Thanathorn says the military junta is willing to do anything to stay in power.
Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit could face up to nine years in prison if found guilty.
52 million Thais aged 18 and above are eligible to vote for either incumbent Prayuth Chan-ocha or for populist and anti-junta parties.
The 40-year-old Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit is a political newcomer promising an end to Thailand's military rule.
Future Forward Party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit has been critical of military rule, pledging to prosecute coup-makers and amend the new constitution.